UPDATE: Sumter PD identify man whose body was found in a stream

Updated: Nov. 21, 2018 at 2:58 PM EST
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SUMTER, SC (WIS) - The Sumter Police Department has released the identity of the man whose body was found in a stream near Rast and Dicks streets in Sumter.

Police say Chester “Rock” A. Stavis, 31, of Sumter, was found about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday morning in a stream. Family and friends had not seen Stavis since he last left his home around noon on Nov. 15 and was reported missing.

His cause of death will be determined pending an autopsy scheduled for Monday, Nov. 26.

Check back for more updates.

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